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TTB issues final rule designating Cachaça as type of rum
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 1 2013

The Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) has issued a final rule designating "Cachaça" as a type of rum and a distinctive product of


U.S. cattle ranchers sue WTO over ruling on Country of Origin Labeling Act
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • September 14 2012

The Ranchers-Cattlemen Action Legal Fund, United Stockgrowers Association (R-CALF USA) has filed a complaint for declaratory and injunctive relief in a Colorado federal court against the World Trade Organization (WTO) and U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, alleging that WTO’s determination that the U.S. Country of Origin Labeling Act (COOL) imposes discriminatory burdens on meat imported from Canada and Mexico is contrary to U.S. law and the Uruguay Round Agreements


Bipartisan coalition contests EU restrictions on dairy product names
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • March 14 2014

U.S. Sens. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) and Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) have written a March 11, 2014, letter to the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) and U.S


Arbitrator orders may 2013 deadline for U.S. COOL rules to comply with WTO ruling
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA, Global
  • December 7 2012

A World Trade Organization (WTO) arbitrator has determined that the United States must conform its country-of-origin-labeling (COOL) rules in accordance with an earlier ruling by May 23, 2013, finding that 10 months was a reasonable time for implementation


Russia bans food imports from United States, European Union
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Australia, Canada, European Union, Norway, Russia, Ukraine, USA
  • August 8 2014

In response to recent sanctions related to the conflict in Ukraine, Russia has prohibited food imports from the United States, European Union


FDA debars importer after guilty plea for seafood mislabeling
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 1 2013

The Food and Drug Administration has debarred seafood importer Richard Stowell from importing food into the United States for three years based on


Criminal charges follow investigation into illegal importation of honey
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 1 2013

A U.S. attorney in Illinois has announced charges filed against two companies and five individuals in a five-year investigation of imports that


Warning Labels Linked to Reduction in SSB Purchases
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 15 2016

A new study suggests that warning labels on sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs) could dissuade parents from purchasing these products for children


Stoli Trademark Suit to Continue After Second Circuit Revival
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Russia, USA
  • January 8 2016

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit has ruled that a Russian state-owned company can sue U.S. distributors of Stolichnaya vodka in a


Federal agencies target dietary supplement manufacturers and distributors
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • China, USA
  • November 20 2015

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have announced the latest developments in civil and criminal actions